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U. Balto. president troubled by ‘disinvited’ speakers

US Ed. Sec'y Betsy DeVos was invited to speak at the U. of Balto., and students protested that invitation with a walkout and a rally yesterday.

Baltimore students respond to call for non-protest

Baltimore City faces a verdict soon in the case of a police officer accused of manslaughter etc., in the Freddie Gray case. Students might protest.

Baltimore fires its police chief

Mayor Rawlings-Blake fired Police Comm. Anthony W Batts following a report from the police union that criticized his handling of riots.

The South will not rise again

Texas will be using new textbooks this fall, which give slavery an inferior billing when it comes to what started the Civil War. Wrong.

After the riots, music brings kids normalcy

Days after the riots, a music lesson brings a tear to a teacher's eye in the West Baltimore neighborhood where Freddie Gray grew up.

Book review: The Long Shadow

Students in Baltimore's poorer neighborhoods have difficulty lifting themselves out of poverty. They can, but it's a tough road, especially if they're black.

Peaceful protesting returns to Baltimore

The city is mostly calm and peaceful after riots that tore it down and burned it up Monday. Students try to reclaim their identity in the city.

Youth launch riot over death of Freddie Gray

Protests turned violent in northwest Baltimore over the death of Freddie Gray while he was in police custody. Several police officers were hurt.